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The Fleet



Britannia Buildings
The Docks

Tel: 01452 521676
Fax: 01452 524588


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The office is situated in the Gloucester historic docks near (not in) Dr Fosters pub. This office covers the counties of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire. We conduct frequent visits to Hereford and Worcester Army careers offices, for informal advice on the Royal Navy and Royal Marines.

Opening Times

Opening times from : 0900 - 1630, Mon to Fri.


Representatives of the Naval Careers Service are available to give help and advice relating to career opportunities in the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Royal Marine band Service as well as within the Reserves.

We also offer a varied range of activities to Schools, colleges and youth organisations within our recruiting area. These include such things as Students presentation teams, practical leadership tasks, mock interviews and careers advice.

The careers staff at this office and other organisations are also willing to support local shows and fetes by providing Static and Interactive displays vehicles and trailers.


As well as the office in Gloucester we can be available for initial interviews on an informal basis at the Army recruiting offices in Hereford and Worcester , this requires a phone call to Gloucester to ensure availability.

Sport and fitness are an important part of everyday life, this is also important within the Naval Services. To enable organisations within our recruiting area to build up there fitness and team spirit we offer various opportunities such as Royal Marine team building exercises, Royal Naval Physical training teams and adventurous training. We also sponsor some local sports teams.

Sea Cadets

There are 9 Sea Cadet units in the area, including 3 Royal Marine detachments. The Sea Cadets allow younger people to gain an insight into life within the Naval service and gain life skills for their future and of course it's also great fun.

Our Sea Cadets are situated in:

Ross-On-Wye (TS Ross) (with RM det) Stroud (TS Severn) (with RM det) Tewkesbury (TS Otter) Cheltenham (TS Legion) (with RM det)Malvern (TS Duke of York) Gloucester (TS Gloucester) Worcester (TS Worcester) Hereford (TS Antelope) Lydney (TS Royal Forest)

Forthcoming Events where the RN/RM will be represented are:

Come along and talk to us either at the office or at one of the shows/events Or even give us a call on 01452 521676.

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